Sherburn-in-Elmet

A Historic Yorkshire Village

News

Find out the latest news and updates happening in Sherburn in Elmet below. From local community matters and news stories to articles and journalist reports, everything you need to know about the growing village of Sherburn in Elmet can be found here, all in one handy place. Our news stories are factual and completely unbiased. If you have some news you’d like us to cover, just email us and let us know via our contact page.

New Post Office Service for South Milford

17th January, 2020

South Milford once again has a Post Office Service in the village at Grove House Community Centre following the closure of the Post Office. The service which is supported by Selby District Council will also have a Community Café and the hope is to bring members of the community together. There is a wide range […]

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New recycling service across the Selby District

16th January, 2020

Residents across the Selby District will see a new recycling service starting at the end of March/beginning of April 2020. The new service will see homes receive two new wheelie bins to use in place of their current recycling boxes. This change aims to allow more room for recycling. Recyclable waste in the Selby District […]

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New recycling service across the Selby District

Stage Door Performing Arts – New Term

6th January, 2020

Run by Claire and Jon Moses, Stage Door Performing Arts has been well established in Sherburn and the surrounding area since Summer 2018. Principals and teachers Claire and Jon Moses both have years of experience in the Performing Arts industry and are both highly trained. They teach acting, singing and dancing to children aged 4-16 […]

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Stage Door Performing Arts – New Term

Selby District Business Conference and Awards

18th December, 2019

Selby District Council will be hosting the Selby District Business Conference and the first-ever Selby District Business Awards on Thursday 19th March 2020 at Hornington Manor. The conference will have guest speakers who will be delivering talks about how to make businesses more profitable, sustainable and environmentally friendly. The awards ceremony aims to recognise and […]

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An exciting change for Edward Charles

29th November, 2019

Edward Charles Hair Studio located on Low Street in the centre of Sherburn has some exciting changes to bring to the village in the next few weeks with the launch of their new services and business hours. Edward Charles Hair Studio has been a well-established business in Sherburn for several years and owner, Sarah-Jayne Smith, […]

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An exciting change for Edward Charles

OGS Active

Kids, News, Sports

The Old Girls’ School is offering FREE! multi-sport activity sessions for children aged 6-16. The sessions will be based at The Old Girls’ School, Sherburn in Elmet. There are only 20 spaces are available so book early to avoid disappointment. • Mondays 4pm-5pm for ages 6-16. • Thursdays 4pm-5pm for ages 6-16. For further information […]

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OGS Active

Cambridge Fellow Visits Sherburn High

28th November, 2019

Sherburn High School was delighted to welcome Doctor Simon Bulley, Academic Clinical Fellow in Haematology and Admissions Tutor for Cambridge University, who gave up his day off to talk to Year 10, 11 and Sixth Form students about how to apply to Oxbridge. Dr. Bulley gave students invaluable advice about what to include in a […]

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Cambridge Fellow Visits Sherburn High

Santa’s Sleigh Route 2019

20th November, 2019

Santa is coming to Sherburn in December! Thanks to the Elmet Lions, Santa will once again be visiting Sherburn and the surrounding villages on his sleigh. Everyone will get the chance to see him as he goes through all the different villages on his magical festive sleigh! Elmet Lions will also have some collection boxes, […]

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Santa’s Sleigh Route 2019

Health-Aware Students Win Competition

13th November, 2019

Following the launch of a competition by Sherburn in Elmet Parish Council, students at Sherburn High School designed posters to reflect the aims of the Council. The Council was successful in applying for grant funding from North Yorkshire County Council to create Smoke Free Play Areas in the village and consulted with the three local […]

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Health-Aware Students Win Competition

Have you got what it takes to be Britain’s Best Home Cook?

28th October, 2019

Mary Berry and Claudia Winkleman are looking for passionate and talented home cooks to apply for the third series of Britain’s Best Home Cook for BBC One. Over eight episodes, ten contestants will need to demonstrate their individual flair and skill under pressure as they are asked to create their special take on well-loved classics […]

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Have you got what it takes to be Britain’s Best Home Cook?

Fairburn Singers Christmas Programme

24th October, 2019

2019 has been another eventful year for the Fairburn Singers. April saw them collaborating with Castleford Choral Society in the wonderful setting of Selby Abbey. A packed audience enjoyed individual offerings from the 2 choirs and then they came together for a performance of John Rutter’s ‘Feel The Spirit’ – it really did lift the […]

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Rotary Youth Leadership Award

18th October, 2019

Osgoldcross and Elmet Rotary are now taking applications for their Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA). The Rotary Youth Leadership Award is a chance for young people aged 16 and 17 from the local area to participate in a six-day training course. To qualify for the award candidates must meet certain criteria (details of which can […]

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Rotary Youth Leadership Award